Cosmos continue to add depth, sign defender Jaković, midfielder Ledesma

Dejan Jakovic [Photo: Getty Images]

On Wednesday, the Cosmos made huge strides in addressing a few nagging depth questions ahead of the 2017 season. The club announcing the signing of Canadian center back Dejan Jaković, who spent the last three years at Japanese side Shimizu S-Pulse. The club also announced the signing of trialist Emmanuel Ledesma, who last played for Panetolikos FC in Greece. Continue reading

Cosmos bolster attack, add wingers Starikov, Alhassan

Eugene Starikov [Photo: New York Cosmos]

In an effort to bolster their attack, the Cosmos have officially signed two standout trialists from their preseason trip to the Dominican Republic. On Friday, the Cosmos announced the addition of wingers Eugene Starikov and Kalif Alhassan. Continue reading

Cosmos bolster midfield, sign La Liga veteran Javi Márquez

Javi Marquez

“We’ve got another player coming tomorrow, a defensive mid from Spain. I think he’s going to be a tremendous asset for the club.”

Giovanni Savarese certainly wasn’t kidding at their open practice on Tuesday. On Friday, the Cosmos announced the signing of Catalonian midfielder Javi Márquez for the 2017 Spring Season.  Continue reading

Trialists on hand, signings on the way for the New York Cosmos

[L-R] Giovanni Savarese, Amauri, Rocco Commisso [Photo: Eytan Calderon/TICC]

The New York Cosmos may have unveiled Amauri at their open media practice at Columbia University on Tuesday, but the club had some other surprises and news in store when it came to questions about the developing roster.  Continue reading

New York Cosmos in discussions with experienced NASL midfielder Lance Laing

Lance Laing [Photo: Steve Hamlin/TICC]

TICC has independently learned that the New York Cosmos have been in negotiations with midfielder Lance Laing, who spent last season with Minnesota United. The Jamaican international started 12 of 19 appearances for the Loons in 2016, scoring one goal. Continue reading